The fallopian tubes
are the tubes connecting the ovaries to the womb.
In more challenging hysterectomy cases, such as in lack of uterine prolapse, large fibroid uterus, morbid obesity, and previous tubal ligation, the fallopian tubes
can be more difficult to access.
In an interview, he said ectopic pregnancy occured when the embryo (fertilised egg) attached itself somewhere other than the uterus such as in one fallopian tube
, abdominal cavity or cervix.
Results: The fallopian tubes
of the control group A showed normal histological features, a well-defined tubal wall consisted of three distinct layers.
The new findings also point to the possibility that removing a woman's fallopian tubes
, but not her ovaries, may reduce risk of ovarian cancer in those at high risk for disease, including those with genetic changes (mutations) known to increase risk (e.g.
The accumulated evidence thus far suggests that the presence of STIC in 1 or both fallopian tubes
does not provide sufficient evidence for tubal origin of advanced-stage HGSC in a given patient.
Your mother's doctor prescribed a radical hysterectomy, a procedure in which the woman's cervix, ovaries, and fallopian tubes
are removed in addition to her uterus.
Radiology departments have long performed diagnostic hysterosalpingograms (HSG) or dye studies of the uterus and fallopian tubes
on women, as part of early infertility investigations.
Several years earlier, a patient had undergone a hysterectomy but retained her ovaries and fallopian tubes
. She reported recurrent pelvic pain, especially on the left side, to a gynecologic surgeon.
describe some hyphotheses concerning the potential origin of indirect inguinal hernia containing the entire uterus, ovaries, and Fallopian tubes
. First, the broad ligament of the uterus may be induced to track the uterine and contralateral ovary and Fallopian tube
when the ipsilateral ovary and Fallopian tube
herniate into hernia sac.
The fallopian tubes
were serially sectioned and extensively examined according to SEEFIM protocol.
Kauff, MD, "Our study presents the strongest evidence to date that women with this genetic mutation should at least discuss with their doctors the option of having a hysterectomy along with removal of their ovaries and fallopian tubes